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James D. Norris

James D. Norris, business executive. Served as Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945.; Member Hockey Hall Fame, Chicago Board Trade, National Hockey League (member of the Board of Governors).

Background

  • Norris, James D. was born on November 6, 1906 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of James and Ethel (Dougan) Norris.

  • Education

    • 1 daughter, Susan. Senior partner Norris & Kenly, Chicago, since 1934. Chairman of the Board Consolidated Enterprises, Inc., Chicago, 1st National Bank, S. Miami, Florida, Bismarck Hotel Company, Chicago, 333 Building Corporation, Chicago. President, owner Sirron Enterprises, Inc., Chicago, owner, operator Spring Hill Farms, Inc., Paris, Kentucky and S. Miami, Florida.

      Chairman of the Board Chicago Stadium Corporation, Chicago Blackhawk Hockey Team, Inc., Chicago. Vice Chairman of the Board director American Furniture Mart Corporation, Chicago. Director Forman realty corporation, C., M., St.P&P. Railroad Company.

      Director, member Executive Committee West Indies Sugar Corporation.

    Career

    • Partner Norris & Kenly, Chgo. Director American Furniture Mart Corporation, Chgo. Director Forman realty corporation, C., M., St.P&P. Railroad Company.

      Director, mem.

    Membership

    Served as Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945. Member Hockey Hall Fame, Chicago Board Trade, National Hockey League (member of the Board of Governors). Clubs: Chicago Athletic, Racquet (Chicago).

    Connections

    • Married Mary Norris.
    • father: James Norris
    • mother: Ethel (Dougan) Norris
    • spouse: Mary Norris
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    Born November 6, 1906
    Died February 25, 1966
    (aged 59)
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